Milla is a leading expert in the field of sustainability and sustainable investing, and she is known for anticipating trends.
Prior to founding Millani in 2008, Milla worked for more than 15 years in the institutional equity markets for major Canadian financial institutions such as RBC Dominion Securities and Scotia Capital, where she was consistently ranked as a top-tier salesperson.
Throughout her career, she has worked very closely with senior management and investor relations teams of Canadian publicly-listed companies, as well as financial analysts and investment managers of several Quebec pension and investment funds. Milla then moved to the field of ESG integration and corporate sustainability where she was also actively involved in the development of sustainability strategy, management, stakeholder engagement, and reporting for a variety of Canadian organizations in her role as Deloitte’s Leader – Sustainability, for the Quebec Region.
Milla is a board member of the Responsible Investment Association (RIA) and Co-President of the steering committee of the Finance and Sustainability Initiative of Finance Montréal. Milla was part of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board’s (SASB) Financial Sector review.
Milla holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Mount Saint Vincent University as well as the Sustainable Investment Professional Certification (SIPC) designation from Concordia University’s John Molson School of Business.
Milla was recently honoured as top performer in the consulting category by receiving Canada’s Clean16 Award for 2017, and in October 2016 she delivered a compelling TEDx MontrealWomen talk on ESG Integration.